Who are we?
Swahiba is a Swahili word meaning a close friend. We are a faith-based organization whose primary focus is on the marginalized, underprivileged and destitute communities living in the slums and rural areas.
Jitambue Purity Program
The JPP is a program targeting Teens in High Schools of ages 13 to 19 years predominantly from the slum. The core areas of focus include: Purity, Self-Worth and Positive Reproductive Health.
Mentorship & Empowerment Program
The Primary objective of the Mentorship and Empowerment Program – MEP is to hone the High School graduate Girls from the Slums with a trade, skills, experience and positive values to enable them achieve their God given dreams.
The camps are tailored to provide teaching, mentorship and inspiration to live radically for Christ. Since inception of the Abide Camps, we have had 2143 young people come through the Camps with over 683 commiting to follow Christ.
Tabasamu is a shoe distribution apeal for needy children in the slums across the city of Nairobi. There is agreat need for every child in the slums have shoes. In the slums there are no paved roads, proper toilet/waste management.
It is believed that most christians made their decision to follow christ in high school. First priority focuses on connecting the church to reach student by training student leaders to reach out to fellow student.
Short term missions
Mission involves: Speaking in Purity Clubs in High Schools, Leading Sessions of Evangelism and Discipleship, Visiting Families in the Slums with Food baskets and sharing the gospel with them , Medical camps among others
Mentorship & Empowerment Program, Target 100 girls
Abide Camp target 300 Students
Jitambue Project target 1500 girls
Tabasamu Shoe Campaign Target 1500 shoes
15 th – 21 st Feb
29th May – 10th Jn
11th – 18th June
19th – 29th June
05th – 16th July
From Our Blog
The Swahiba Team was in Kibera Slums where 537 faces were lit when receiving a brand new pairs of shoes. Kibera is the largest Slum South of Sahara with an estimated 800,000 people living in 4miles radius with limited toilets/plumbing/access roads and on incomes of...
The Swahiba Team today was at Lang’ata Women Prison with over 300 inmates. We had the privilege of giving 98 pairs of new shoes to children living within the prison and neighborhood. It’s tough for children who have their Mum’s in prison but today we shared the love...
Today was the first day of Tabasamu Shoe distribution. We had the joy of putting smiles on the faces of 93 girls including those of Muslim background at the Hope World Wide Kenya (HWWK) Center which is a faith based organization in the Slum of Mukuru kwa Reuben....
Swahiba Networks is a Christian organization whose primary focus is on the marginalized, underprivileged and destitute communities in Kenya..
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